Philadelphia Homicide City Money Murder & Politics is a gruesome and up-close presentation of the devastatingly high murder rate in Philadelphia during 2007 and 2008. A socially hard-to-look-at subject in close view, this film points a out a heart wrenching and grossly over-looked critical problem in America. This film serves as a deep look into the culture and lifestyle of America’s now ghetto inner city environment that once was the first capital of the nation.The film takes into account music and celebrity influence and opinion, and features current celebrities and figureheads. This complete look at the intense violence includes information from government, professors of political sciences, political officials, citizens and the killers themselves. The production is most acclaimed for it’s incredible access of the real actual violent criminals living this epidemic everyday and the level of anger, weaponry and oppression right here at home. It’s creators, two young men both from two of the top ten most violent and crime ridden cities (obviously including Philadelphia) in America have done something here Hollywood of HBO would never be able to accomplish. Join these two young film makers in a very extensive, action packed look at violence and poverty in America and what the contributing factors really are.
“Poverty is the worst form of violence. “